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I want to know how to delete old e-mail addresses.

by Silver-Sneaker / May 28, 2015 3:46 AM PDT

I have a MAC desktop. It now has OS X Yosemite.
When I get an updated or changed e-mail address, I go to address book and delete the old e-mail address, then enter the new e-mai address and hit save.
Yet both e-mail addresses show up on the drop down list when I enter the 1st letter of the name into the TO:
With so many e-mail address changes lately, I get confused as to which one is the latest and most current one to use.
If anyone can answer this question for me, I would be most grateful.
Thank You.

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Drop down clearing?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / May 28, 2015 5:02 AM PDT
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I use one up numbers after the name
by James Denison / May 28, 2015 5:22 AM PDT

or hypen with things like -private -work and so on.

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And I do it the easy way,
by mrmacfixit Forum moderator / May 28, 2015 1:06 PM PDT

In Mail, click on the Window menu item at the top of the screen
Choose Previous Recipients
Delete away to your hearts content


Post was last edited on June 5, 2015 3:48 PM PDT

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